The Best New Listings in the DC Area

by Mark Wellborn

This week’s best new listings include a two-bedroom loft-like penthouse condo in Adams Morgan, a two-bedroom home in the H Street Corridor for under $500K, and a three-bedroom split-level in Chevy Chase priced well below the market rate.

Two-Bedroom Loft-like Penthouse in Adams Morgan


2328 Champlain Street NW, #421 (see map here)

  • Price: $699,900
  • Bedrooms: Two
  • Bathrooms: 2.5
  • Square Footage: 1,250
  • Price per SF: $560
  • Year Built: 2002

This two-bedroom penthouse condo is located at The Lofts at Adams Morgan. The living room of this two-level unit is framed on one side by a wall of windows with a door that leads out to a large balcony. The lofted space, which looks down into the living area, is large enough for a bed area and a home office. The master bedroom is big by Adams Morgan standards and there is a chef’s kitchen with Miele and Sub-Zero appliances. And don’t worry about trying to find parking on weekend nights; a garage space is included in the listing price. For the full listing, click here.

Two-Bedroom Home Off H Street For Under $500K


1243 Linden Place NE (see map here)

  • Price: $484,900
  • Bedrooms: Two
  • Bathrooms: 1.5
  • Year Built: 1922

This two-bedroom, semi-detached home in the H Street Corridor is a pretty good deal at $484K. The main level has the original exposed brick along one wall and hardwood floors in the dining area. The small dining area leads into a large living space with a fireplace and French doors that open to the rear patio and garden. Both bedrooms are large and also feature exposed brick. We are fairly confident that the H Street Corridor is one of DC’s next big neighborhoods, and think that you will be kicking yourselves in a few years if you let this property pass you by. For the full listing, click here.

Three-Bedroom Split-Level Home in Chevy Chase


2900 Kanawha Street NW (see map here)

  • Price: $729,000
  • Bedrooms: Three
  • Bathrooms: 2.5
  • Year Built: 1922

Three-bedroom homes in Chevy Chase usually sell for between $850-900K, so this home is a very good deal for the neighborhood. It has a large living area with hardwood floors and windows on every wall that provide a lot of natural light. The kitchen is new, but small for a house of this size. That being the case, there is a large backyard, and an attached one-car garage. On the lower lever, there is a recreation room with a fireplace, and there is also a “bonus” room upstairs that could be used as a den or fourth bedroom. For the full listing, click here.

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This article originally published at http://dc.urbanturf.com/articles/blog/the_best_new_listings_in_the_dc_area19/1147

1 Comment

  1. Benji said at 3:55 pm on Monday July 20, 2009:

    I give that H Street house a week on the market before it is under contract.

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